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Man stabs his brother and girlfriend with potato peeler during argument

By Mason White 8:42 AM November 30, 2015
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By: Chan Yuan
Police are looking to arrest a man on a charge of assault after allegedly stabbing his brother and girlfriend with a potato peeler, police in Rhode Island said.

Providence police said that they were called to a home located in on Smith Street on Friday morning, on a report of two brothers fighting.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, found a man and his girlfriend suffering from stab wounds.

According to the police investigation, the two victims, Tyresha Barrett and Luis Zuniga, sustained injuries from a potato peeler during a fight between Zuniga and his brother.

Barrett told officers that after she, her boyfriend, and his brother had dinner, they all went to sleep. Later, she awoke to the sound of Zuniga fighting with his brother identified as Miguel Revolorio.

Revolorio tried to grab a knife, but Barrett said she stopped him. Revolorio then grabbed a potato peeler, and stabbed Barrett in the arm and then stabbed Zuniga in the abdomen.

Revolorio is described as a Hispanic man. He was last seen wearing a red shirt with blue jeans. So far, Revolorio was not arrested.

The two victims did not suffer life threatening injuries.